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Bow and arrow, green on whiteRobin Hood Way

172 km / 107 miles

The Way features areas of Nottingham associated with the legendary figure of Robin Hood and his exploits, crossing lowland farmland and heathland, and visiting the great houses and parks of the Dukeries and forests, including Sherwood Forest.


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Waymark: Bow and arrow, green on white
Bow and arrow, green on white
Easy; Forest/Woodland; Heath; Heritage
SK570395 - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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SK625669 - Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire
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User Group
Robin Hood Way Association
1 Albany Close, Arnold, NOTTINGHAM, NG5 6JP
0115 920 4066

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Robin Hood Way (Robin Hood Way Association - 2017)
Robin Hood walks (Menasha Ridge Press - 1993)


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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Route Profile:

177.7 Km (110.4 miles)
2,174 m (7,133 ft) ascent
157 m (515 ft)  maximum height